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ZIP Code 24898

Primary City:Wyoming, WV (View All Cities)
County: Wyoming County
Timezone: Eastern (2:44pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.6, -81.5
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 24898

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 24898. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 24898. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 24898, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Wyoming, WV

Stats and Demographics for the 24898 ZIP Code

ZIP code 24898 is located in southwest West Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 24898 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 24898 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 198
Population Density 832 people per sq mi
Housing Units 96
Median Home Value $44,700
Land Area 0.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 80
Median Household Income $18,681

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5116426885485323130
Female118775451526471383612
Total161913117101323710121216106742

Gender

 Male 84 42%
 Female 114 58%
Gender

Race

 White 198 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114108171180
Renter00232220
Total11412111913100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 55%
 Single Guardian 12 15%
 Singles 23 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 48 60%
 Households with Kids 32 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11111620212210001300
Female31424010312121311110
Total42535630524331312410

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 24898 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 24898 were primarily built in the 1940s. Looking at 24898 real estate data, the median home value of $44,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 24898 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 198 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 33 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 36 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 11%
 Households Vacant 16 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 6%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 94%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $18,681 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 24898 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 24898 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 24898 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 68 81%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 68 81%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 17 34%
 High School Graduate 33 66%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 33 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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